Applicant Process

A written examination for applicant testing will be conducted on the following dates in the Executive Office Building Cafeteria (101 Monroe St. Rockville, MD 20850) 


2023 MCSO Applicant Testing Schedule

*** All Dates Subject to Change***




Saturday 6 - May 1000 hrs.
Wednesday 17 - May 1800 hrs.
Saturday 3 - June 1000 hrs.
Wednesday 14 - June 1800 hrs.
Saturday 8 - July 1000 hrs.
Wednesday 19 - July 1800 hrs.
Wednesday 9 - August 1800 hrs.
Saturday 19 - August 1000 hrs.
Saturday 9 - September 1000 hrs.
Wednesday 20 - September 1800 hrs.
Saturday 7 - October 1000 hrs.
Wednesday 18 - October 1800 hrs.
Saturday 4 - November 1000 hrs.
Wednesday 15 - November 1800 hrs.
Saturday 2 - December 1000 hrs.
Wednesday 20 - December 1800 hrs.



Inquiries regarding the application process and testing should be directed to Lt. Strawderman or Deputy Seager at 240-777-7108.


• Evictions

• Family Justice Center

• Family Division

  • The service of Domestic Violence Petitions, Emergency Evaluation Petitions, Peace Orders and related process remains unchanged by current events. Petitioners may continue to seek these services from the Family Division located at the FJC. 
  • Information on the Family Division can be found at

Accreditation Public Comment Portal

The Montgomery County Maryland Sheriff's Office is an accredited law enforcement agency through CALEA (the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies.) Our Office has voluntarily committed to this independent review process. The accreditation process is designed to ensure that a law enforcement agency is adhering to the most contemporary and up to date best practices with regard to policy and procedures. The purpose of this public portal is to receive comments regarding an agency's compliance with CALEA standards, engagement in the service community, delivery of public safety services, and overall candidacy for accredited status. These comments can be in the form of commendations or concerns. The overall intent of the accreditation process is to provide the participating agency with information to support continuous improvement, as well as foster the pursuit of professional excellence.

Please click here to access the public comment portal for the Sheriff’s Office.


Information on Scam Phone Calls

Please click the above link for the most updated information regarding the scam phone calls which have been effecting residents of Montgomery County, Maryland. *Remeber, MCSO employees will NEVER demand money or financial information in order to clear up a warrant.*






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